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October 14, 1936 - February 19, 2019

Funeral Service Date
February 22, 2019
Funeral Service Time
10:00 am

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John Edward McNamara, 82, died February 19, 2019, following a brief illness. Born October 14, 1936 in Huntington, Indiana, John was the son of Edgar A. and Bridget E. (Daley) McNamara. He was a graduate of Huntington Catholic High School (1954) and Xavier University. He served in the U.S. Army and Army Reserve and worked for the Red Cross. In retirement, John volunteered at Matthew 25 and served as an usher at Cathedral parish. John is survived by his brother, Jim (Nancy) McNamara of Huntington, and several nieces and nephews. He was predeceased by his parents, sisters, Mary (Fordyce) and Joan (Bickel), and brother, Tom. He will be missed by his Spy Run neighbors, his friends at the Mother Guerin Chapel, the gang at the Big Eyed Fish, and most of all his family – everyone should have an Uncle Johnny. Mass of Christian Burial will be 10:00 am, Friday, February 22, 2019 at St. Mother Theodore Guerin Chapel, 1122 S. Clinton, Fort Wayne, Indiana, with calling one hour prior. Visitation will be held Thursday, February 21, 2019 from 2 pm – 4 pm at Divine Mercy Funeral Home, 3500 Lake Ave., Fort Wayne with a rosary at 3:30 pm. Burial will be in Catholic Cemetery, Fort Wayne. Memorial contributions may be made to Visiting Nurse Hospice Home. To sign the online guest book, go to

Visitation Information:

Divine Mercy Funeral Home

Phone: 260-426-2044

Address: 3500 Lake Avenue Fort Wayne Indiana, 46805

rosary at 3:30 pm

Visitation Date

February 21, 2019

Visitation Time

02:00 pm – 04:00 pm

Additional Info

rosary at 3:30 pm

Funeral Service Information:

St Mother Theodore Guerin Chapel

Address: 1122 S. Clinton Fort Wayne Indiana,

Service Date: February 21, 2019

Service Time: 2:00 pm

Service Notes: calling one hour prior at church

Funeral Service Date

February 22, 2019

Funeral Service Time

10:00 am

Additional Info

calling one hour prior at church

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